The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 226 267 273
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 32 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.19% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 0.65% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +8.97%
CCSA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2219 2459 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.72% 29.10% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1784 1964 1999
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region.

CCSA Salary Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the East of England

CCSA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +25 21 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Essex - 6 £63,750 -
Hertfordshire +7 5 - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 56 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 55 (98.21%) Cisco
2 55 (98.21%) CCNP
3 49 (87.50%) LAN
3 49 (87.50%) Firewall
4 43 (76.79%) WAN
5 36 (64.29%) CCDP
5 36 (64.29%) CCSE
6 32 (57.14%) Network Security
7 30 (53.57%) Load Balancing
7 30 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (48.21%) Spanning Tree
8 27 (48.21%) BGP
9 26 (46.43%) OSPF
10 25 (44.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 24 (42.86%) MS Visio
11 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
12 21 (37.50%) Network Management
13 20 (35.71%) Data Centre
13 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
14 19 (33.93%) Check Point Certification
14 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
14 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
15 17 (30.36%) Wireshark
16 16 (28.57%) CCNA
16 16 (28.57%) tcpdump
17 15 (26.79%) Juniper
17 15 (26.79%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (17.86%) F5

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Lync
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (87.50%) LAN
1 49 (87.50%) Firewall
2 43 (76.79%) WAN
3 32 (57.14%) Network Security
4 30 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 27 (48.21%) Spanning Tree
5 27 (48.21%) BGP
6 26 (46.43%) OSPF
7 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 17 (30.36%) Wireshark
9 16 (28.57%) tcpdump
10 15 (26.79%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (12.50%) Wireless
12 6 (10.71%) SNMP
12 6 (10.71%) DSL
13 4 (7.14%) NetScreen
13 4 (7.14%) VPN
14 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (3.57%) MPLS
14 2 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Consultant
2 25 (44.64%) Network Engineer
3 19 (33.93%) Network Consultant
4 17 (30.36%) Security Consultant
5 14 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 13 (23.21%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) AWS Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Network Design Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Network Technical Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Design Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.71%) e-Health
3 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Load Balancing
2 25 (44.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (37.50%) Network Management
4 9 (16.07%) Change Control
4 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
4 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
4 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.79%) Time Management
6 1 (1.79%) Network Design
6 1 (1.79%) SIEM
6 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.79%) Line Management
6 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (98.21%) CCNP
3 36 (64.29%) CCDP
3 36 (64.29%) CCSE
4 19 (33.93%) Check Point Certification
4 19 (33.93%) SC Cleared
4 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
5 16 (28.57%) CCNA
6 9 (16.07%) CCDA
7 7 (12.50%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.36%) JNCIP
8 3 (5.36%) JNCIE
8 3 (5.36%) CCIP
8 3 (5.36%) CCIE
9 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 55 (98.21%) Cisco
3 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.79%) Juniper
5 10 (17.86%) F5
6 6 (10.71%) CA
6 6 (10.71%) Avaya
7 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.14%) Infoblox
7 4 (7.14%) Nortel
7 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
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